Print Edition for the week of
Oct. 15 - 21, 2014

Vol. 15, No. 22
Nikki McClure


The Burden of Proof

Oregon Spends Millions on Innovative Court Programs. Are We Sure They Work?

Hall Monitor

(Dead-)End Game on Street Fee?

A Clog in the Pipe

Environmental Rules Snare Plans for Propane Terminal on the Columbia

In Other News


Get a Rip

No Rest for Ex Hex

Before the Blenders

Jimmy Buffett and Portland's Euphoria Tavern

Commencing Battle

The Inception of Wyrd War Records

The Kids' Jazz

BadBadNotGood Drop Out

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

All-Ages Action!

This Week's Best All-Ages Shows

Movies & TV

Canned Meat

Brad Pitt returns to WWII in Fury

Technological Terrors


An Elegant Cave Man

20,000 Days on Earth Is a Striking Nick Cave Doc

Murray and Bullshit

Of Bill Murray, Contrivance, and St. Vincent

Mexico > Disney

The Mexican Fairy Tale World of The Book of Life

Emotional Pornography for Idiots

The Best of Me Is the Literal Worst

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Little Den of BBQ

The People's Pig Goes Whole Hog



New Memoirs from Elissa Washuta and Lena Dunham

Come Closer

Rae Armantrout's Poems Want to Flirt with You

Theater & Performance

Steeped in Controversy

This Year's All Jane No Dick Highlights


Ello... Ello?

A New Brand of Social Network Is Vying for Your Attention. But Does It Deserve it?

The Mercury's Annual Sex Survey 2014!

It's the Mercury's Endorsement Guide!

Feeling Strong? Feeling Lucky? Swing that Ballot and Win a Prize! Step Right Up... and Vote!

I, Anonymous


A Small Problem with Big Oranges


Cannabuzz: The Week in Marijuana

Dispensary Don'ts

Everything as Fuck

Dead City

Sold Out

Content 2014

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love


I Love Television

I Love Televisionā„¢

Zombies: Oh, Die Already!